James Hogan (Saskatchewan politician)

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James Hogan (1872 – January 8, 1935[1]) was an American-born farmer and political figure in Saskatchewan. He represented Vonda from 1917 to 1934 and Humboldt from 1934 to 1935 in the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan as a Liberal.

The son of Edward Hogan and Helen Morton,[2] he was born in Decorah, Iowa on November 27, 1872 and came to Canada in 1906, settling near Meacham, Saskatchewan.[1] He became a citizen of Canada in 1910. On June 26, 1893,in Decorah, Iowa, he married Nellie (Ellen) Walsh, daughter of James Walsh and Ellen Dwyer.[2] Hogan served 12 years as reeve of the rural municipality of Bayne. He was also a director of the Saskatchewan Co-operative Elevator Company. Hogan died in office of cancer in a Saskatoon hospital at the age of 62.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "James Hogan Passes Here". Star-Phoenix. Saskatoon. January 8, 1935. p. 3. Retrieved 2012-05-01. 
  2. ^ a b Normandin, A L (1934). Canadian Parliamentary Guide.